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  • An Introduction to Native North America

    5th Edition

    By Mark Q. Sutton

    An Introduction to Native North America provides a basic introduction to the Native Peoples of North America, covering what are now the United States, northern Mexico, and Canada. It covers the history of research, basic prehistory, the European invasion and the impact of Europeans on Native…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09 
    Routledge

  • On the Edge of the Empires

    Interactions and Confrontations in North Mesopotamia during the Roman Period

    By Rocco Palermo

    In antiquity, North Mesopotamia was the centre of the confrontation between different imperial entities. Rome, the Parthians, the Sasanians and the nomads of the region were all agents of a complex series of dynamics that impacted on the area: Rome found the most serious threat to its territorial…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01 
    Routledge
    Studies in the History of the Ancient Near East

  • Ancient Egypt

    The Basics

    By Donald P. Ryan

    Ancient Egypt: The Basics offers an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the history, archaeology and influence of this fascinating civilization. Coverage includes: A survey of Egyptian history from its earliest origins to the coming of Islam Life and death in ancient Egypt Key…

    Paperback – 2016-07-22 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • In the Garden of the Gods

    Models of Kingship from the Sumerians to the Seleucids

    By Eva Anagnostou-Laoutides

    Examining the evolution of kingship in the Ancient Near East from the time of the Sumerians to the rise of the Seleucids in Babylon, this book argues that the Sumerian emphasis on the divine favour that the fertility goddess and the Sun god bestowed upon the king should be understood metaphorically…

    Hardback – 2016-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Elizabeth Anscombe, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Roger Teichmann

    Elizabeth Anscombe (1919–2001) was one of the most important philosophers of the second half of the twentieth century, making major contributions in philosophy of mind, ethics, and metaphysics. She is particularly renowned for her work on intention and action. A pupil and friend of Ludwig…

    Hardback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge
    Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

  • The Silk Roads

    Edited by Barbara Meisterernst

    The areas covering the Silk Roads, the ancient and modern roads from China to the West, including the region of modern Xinjiang, have an enduring and most diverse history. The impact that the political, cultural, and economic exchange on the Silk Roads had on the world cannot be overestimated; this…

    Hardback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Archaeological Research

    A Brief Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Peregrine

    This updated edition of Archaeological Research introduces the basic methods of archaeological research, including data collection, analysis, interpretation, as well as a consideration of the state of archaeology today. New to the Second Edition is updated information on geographic information…

    Paperback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge

  • A Philosophy of Material Culture

    Action, Function, and Mind

    By Beth Preston

    This book focuses on material culture as a subject of philosophical inquiry and promotes the philosophical study of material culture by articulating some of the central and difficult issues raised by this topic and providing innovative solutions to them, most notably an account of improvised action…

    Paperback – 2016-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Ancient Lives

    An Introduction to Archaeology and Prehistory, 6th Edition

    By Dr. Brian Fagan

    Focusing on sites of key significance and the world’s first civilizations, Ancient Lives is an accessible and engaging textbook which introduces complete beginners to the fascinating worlds of archaeology and prehistory. Drawing on their impressive combined experience of the field and the classroom…

    Paperback – 2016-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The North Transept of Reims Cathedral

    Design, Construction, and Visual Programs

    Edited by Jennifer M. Feltman

    This interdisciplinary volume in the AVISTA series is the first book to focus solely on the north transept of Reims Cathedral, the portion of the gothic building that served as the canons' primary entrance to the cathedral from their adjoining cloister in the thirteenth century. Despite the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-22 
    Routledge
    AVISTA Studies in the History of Medieval Technology, Science and Art

  • A Brief History of Archaeology

    Classical Times to the Twenty-First Century, 2nd Edition

    By Brian M. Fagan, Nadia Durrani

    This short account of the discipline of archaeology tells of spectacular discoveries and the colorful lives of the archaeologists who made them, as well as of changing theories and current debates in the field. Spanning over two thousand years of history, the book details early digs as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Representing the Nation

    Heritage, Museums, National Narratives, and Identity in the Arab Gulf States

    Edited by Pamela Erskine-Loftus, Mariam Ibrahim Al-Mulla, Victoria Hightower

    The 1970s saw the emergence and subsequent proliferation across the Arabian Peninsula of ‘national museums’, institutions aimed at creating social cohesion and affiliation to the state within a disparate population. Representing the Nation examines the wide-ranging use of exhibitionary forms of…

    Hardback – 2016-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

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